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LG LDF8072ST 24-in. Built-In Stainless Steel Dishwasher Review

Featuring an impressive range of wash features and customization options, the LG LDF8072ST falls short on efficiency and scrapes by on performance.

$1,209.00
7.3 score Tested by Experts
  • The LG LDF8072ST is better than 60% of the dishwashers we tested.
  • It is better than 63% of the dishwashers we have tested under $1,500.
  • It is better than 56% of the install dishwashers we have tested.
  • This graph shows the LG LDF8072ST's score compared to other dishwashers we tested. Learn more.
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Introduction

The first thing we noticed about the LG LDF8072ST was the cluttered control panel. At first glance, it looks difficult to figure out, but for a machine that has so many features and wash options, it’s about as simple as it can be. In fact, that's probably a good assessment of this machine in general.

Aside from the wash options, the LDF8072ST is a solid machine, if expensive and a bit erratic. It also has an extremely high capacity (thanks to the cutlery rack) and is well designed. Our biggest complaint was its inconsistency, specifically in regards to efficiency and cleaning performance. For those who are concerned about cost, the $1,200 price tag may be an insurmountable barrier. And we’d have to agree.

Comparable Products

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Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Design
  3. Efficiency
  4. Speed & Performance
  5. Washing Features
  6. Controls & Usability
  7. Conclusion

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